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Expanding Trellis Illuminators

The Fence Lamp Lengthens to Brighten Larger Spaces

— August 15, 2011 — Art & Design
Many people install light fixtures with little consideration for changing needs, though few designs are quite as versatile as the Fence Lamp by Oleksandr Shestakovych. Its expandable crisscrossing slat system allows its brightening bars to cover greater surface area should a requirement arise.

To demonstrate the clever concept behind this project, its creator has staged a scene in which a larger spread of light might be necessary. A bench has been assembled to mirror the mobile latticework of the fixture above, and as it elongates to suggest more people present at the table, the pendant lamp can be extended to cast a glow on the additional occupants as well. The Fence Lamp by Oleksandr Shestakovych does what few fixtures do, and would be even further enhanced if installed with a dimmer.
Trend Themes
1. Expandable Light Fixtures - Designs that allow for additional light coverage when needed, providing versatility and convenience.
2. Dynamic Lighting - Lighting solutions that adjust to changing needs and can be programmed to suit various environments and moods.
3. Multi-functional Light Fixtures - Light fixtures that can provide not only illumination but also serve multiple purposes.
Industry Implications
1. Home Lighting - Manufacturers of indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures for residential spaces can capitalize on this trend to provide customers with more flexible and versatile lighting options.
2. Commercial Lighting - Companies that provide lighting solutions for commercial and industrial premises can offer products that can be customized and adapted to suit different environments and needs.
3. Smart Lighting - Developers of smart lighting systems that can be controlled remotely and adapt to changing needs can incorporate expandable features and dynamic lighting options to enhance functionality and convenience.
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